# How do you solve \frac { 1} { x } + \frac { 2} { x } = 5?

Oct 18, 2016

$x = 0.6$
$\frac{1}{x} + \frac{2}{x} = 5$
$\frac{3}{x} = 5$
$3 = 5 x$
$\frac{3}{5} = x = 0.6$